MURFREESBORO, NC - WSSU dropped the first game of a doubleheader to Chowan, 7-5, Thursday at Chowan. The game was a makeup game of a contest postponed earlier in the season due to inclement weather.
WSSU scored first when Randy Norris hit a home run to lead off the afternoon.
Chowan answered with two runs in the bottom of the first to take the lead.
With the loss, the Rams fall to 29-15 overall and 12-1 in the CIAA, while Chowan improves to 23-21 overall and 11-3 in the CIAA.
But the Chowan Hawks retook the lead with a double to left field, scoring one run in the sixth inning, and another in the seventh to take the game, 7-5.
Randy Norris went 2 for 3 with two runs batted in and two runs scored. Brandon Ford and Ivan Acuna each went 2 for 4, with Ford also scoring a run and each picking up a run batted in. John Garcia went one for four with a run batted in. Emilio Abreu went one for four, and Tandal Ortiz and Michael McNamara each scored a run.